What do you do with a drunken sailor, What do you do with a drunken sailor, What do you do with a drunken sailor earl-eye in the mornin'? Song: I have copyed the text from Jamtharp, but have altered the tabs a little and added some. Drunken Sailor has been recorded many times, including by The Irish Rovers, who you can hear in the second YouTube video on this page. Em What shall we do with the drunken sailor?

"What Shall We do with a Drunken Sailor" is a sea shanty, sung to accompany certain work tasks aboard sailing ships.

Drunken Sailor Lyrics: Weigh-hay and up she rises / Weigh-hay and up she rises / Weigh-hay and up she rises / Early in the mornin'! It is believed to originate in the early 19th century or before, during a period when ships' crews, especially those of military vessels, were sufficiently large to permit hauling a rope whilst simply marching along the deck. "What Shall We do with a Drunken Sailor" is a sea shanty, sung to accompany certain work tasks aboard sailing ships. early in the morning CHORUS way hey, up she rises, way hey, up she rises way hey, up she rises early in the mornin' 2. Em D Em Ear-ly in the morning / [Chorus] Em Ho / What will we do with a You can also make up ye own lyrics. What do you do with a drunken' sailor? D What shall we do with the drunken sailor? It is believed to originate in the early 19th century or before, during a period when ships' crews, especially those of military vessels, were sufficiently large to permit hauling a rope whilst simply marching along the deck. Also, notably, by Pete Seeger, and by The King's Singers (the first YouTube video on this page is of their recording). What do you do with a drunken' sailor? [Verse 1] Em What shall we do with the drunken sailor? What do you do with a drunken' sailor? It is believed to originate in the early 19th century or before, during a period when ships' crews, especially those of military vessels, were sufficiently large to permit hauling a rope whilst simply marching along the deck. Put him in the hold with a barrell of porter 3. put him in the scuppers 'till he gets sober enjoy What shal we do with the drunken sailor, -6 -6 -6 -6 -6 -6 -6 -4 -5 -6 Throw him in a hole with the captain's daughter, Throw him in a hole with the captain's daughter, What will we do with a drunken sailor?
What will we do with a drunken sailor?
What will we do with a drunken sailor?
Early in the morning
Way hay and up she rises
Way hay and up she rises
Way hay and up she rises
Early in the morning
Shave his … Way-hey, and up she rises, Way-hey, and up she rises, Way-hey, and up she rises, earl-eye in the mornin'! / = Down stroke V = Up stroke Am Am Am / / / V / V What shall we do with a drunken sailor, G G G / / / V / V What shall we do with a drunken sailor, Am Am Am / / / V / V What shall we do with a drunken sailor, G Am / V / V / / Ear-ly in the mor-ning? / What will we do with a drunken sailor? What do you do with a drunken sailor, What do you do with a drunken sailor, What do you do with a drunken sailor, Earl-eye in the morning! Drunken Sailor is a Sea Shanty; a type of work song that would help sailors keep a rhythm while they worked. There are many versions of this song but this is me own favorite!

"What Shall We do with a Drunken Sailor" is a sea shanty, sung to accompany certain work tasks aboard sailing ships.